Sweet Saturdays and Haiku Heights


VALENTINE TEA AND POETRY PARTY



A CREATIVE HARBOR


SWEET SATURDAYS and HAIKU HEIGHTS


Welcome to our blog where we see life through the 'eyes of an artist's soul' and explore how creativity can enhance the inner spirit.


Today's post is about a Valentine Tea and Poetry Party and Haiku (Japanese short poems). We are linked with: Sweet Saturdays and Haiku Heights. (click on the links to go there)


       



The above photo is filled with the delicious sweets that were available at the Valentine Tea and Poetry Party. There were fresh delicious strawberries to be dipped in chocolate fondue, red velvet cupcakes, decorated chocolate cupcakes and more goodies. Along with all this wonderful food, we read and heard poems written by all ages. A delightful time was had by all ~ Sweet. 

The next part of my post is for Haiku Heights and the word 'prompt' was spring. Below are the haiku I have written.


haiku


I


seasons come and go

ever changing like the tides

stand fast, focus now.


II


days are longer now

pregnant possibility

blooming spring flowers.


III


spring dreams bursting out

blossoming flowers, fresh life

dawning light aglow.





Hugs and namaste,


  
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Comments

  1. Hi Carol!!!!! this post is super sweet and perfect!!!! Wishing you a wonderful weekend!!!!

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  2. Your table is beautiful! Really nice blog. Have a great weekend!

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  3. beautiful photos and beautiful words,,

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  4. Very nice haiku for spring...I like the pregnant possibility

    http://everydayamazin.blogspot.com/2012/02/air-of-spring.html

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  5. Very nice haiku for spring...I like the pregnant possibility

    http://everydayamazin.blogspot.com/2012/02/air-of-spring.html

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  6. Love your haikus. I used to write some when I was in highschool.
    And your strawberries!!!! Yummmmm!!

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  7. Love your haikus. I used to write some when I was in highschool.
    And your strawberries!!!! Yummmmm!!

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  8. The photo of those strawberries look yummy! :)

    Beautiful spring haiku as well.

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  9. The photo of those strawberries look yummy! :)

    Beautiful spring haiku as well.

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  10. oh that's some sweet photo! yum.

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  11. I am happy that I came here.. wow!!!

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    1. Thanks so much ~ I am delighted that you arrived here today ~ enjoy ~ namaste, carol ^_^

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  12. You've captured the warmth of Spring.

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  13. Hi, I love your spring haikus. Greetings, Mariya.

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  14. Oh a terrific haiku trio! The second is my favourite..."pregnant possibility", great!

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  15. Oh, wish I'd been there--it looks delish!

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  16. the second is my favorite too. Lovely group of haiku

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  17. Excellent set of haiku. thank you for sharing.

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  18. Ahhh, lovely haiku to welcome spring. And that table...luscious!

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  19. the table looks terrif and great haiku poems too! :)

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  20. Looks like quite a beautiful, tasty party! :)

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  21. Pregnant possibility in longer days of spring.. Mother Earth might definitely be smiling reading that :) Loved it, and also the wisdom in the first. Good ones, Carol! :)

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  22. I'm going to be alert today for those "pregnant possibilities"!


    Waiting for Springtime

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  23. I'm going to be alert today for those "pregnant possibilities"!


    Waiting for Springtime

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